Harold Altman (1924-2003)

Path II
Harold Altman was born on April 20, 1924, and died in Pennsylvania on July 28, 2003. He graduated from Cooper Union Art School in his birthplace of New York City. After graduation he moved to Pennsylvania, but spent much of his time in Paris, France.
Known for his etchings, Altman had more than 300 solo exhibitions and earned numerous honors, including two Guggenheim Fellowships, a Fulbright-Hayes Senior Research Fellowship, a National Endowment for the Arts Grant, a National Institute of the Arts and Letters Award, and a Tamarind Lithography Fellowship. His work is a part of almost every major collection in the world, and his etching Path II is part of Georgia's State Art Collection.
close

Loading

Cite This Article
Foley, Kayla. "Harold Altman (1924-2003)." New Georgia Encyclopedia. 12 January 2016. Web. 18 February 2020.
From Our Home Page
Raymond Andrews (1934-1991)

Raymond 

Read more...
Hosea Williams (1926-2000)

Hosea Williams, a former aide to

Read more...
Upper Coastal Plain

The Upper Coastal Plain of Georgia is bounded on the north by the fall line and extends south to Florida and east to the upper terraces of th

Read more...
Mattiwilda Dobbs (1925-2015)

Mattiwilda Dobbs's exceptional vocal gifts and musical skill enabled her to cross color barriers to become an internationally known

Read more...
Courtesy of Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries